The employees of the Investigation Unit of Samtskhe-Javakheti Regional Prosecutor's Office and Samtskhe-Javakheti Police Department of MIA due to joint conducted operative-investigative activities have detained Z.Ph. on the fact of bribing the employees of the Samtskhe-Javakheti Police Department.
The investigation established that on May 2018, the employees of the Samtskhe-Javakheti Police Department stopped the car driven by Z.Ph. by which he was transporting the illegally obtained primary processed timber product. Afterwards, in Borjomi, Z.Ph. met the employee of the Samtskhe-Javakheti Police Department and subsequently for systematic activities, in particular, for the facilitation of the transportation of the illegally obtained primary processed timber product and for the safe sending from Borjomi District, he offered the money as a bribe.
Z.Ph. has been detained on the basis of the ruling of Akhaltsikhe District Court. The investigation on the criminal case continues under the 2nd paragraph of Article 339 of Criminal Code of Georgia, which stipulates the type and the length of sentence for the term from 4 to 7 years of imprisonment.